6 doctors weighed in:
Is it safe to take arixtra while pregnant or breastfeeding?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Caren Reaves
Obstetrics & Gynecology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Arixtra is a pregnancy category b medication, meaning animal studies show no risk or adverse fetal effects.
There may not be any controlled studies in humans, but it is generally considered safe. In lactation, it's safety is unknown.

In brief: Yes
Arixtra is a pregnancy category b medication, meaning animal studies show no risk or adverse fetal effects.
There may not be any controlled studies in humans, but it is generally considered safe. In lactation, it's safety is unknown.
Dr. Caren Reaves
Dr. Caren Reaves
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Anticoagulant
Speak to your doctor before using arixtra.
It is an anticoagulant. It has not been found in breast milk.

In brief: Anticoagulant
Speak to your doctor before using arixtra.
It is an anticoagulant. It has not been found in breast milk.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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